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How John Kerry voted on key votes

Member Most DEMS
Rejected VOTE 182

S 2766

This amendment called on the president to withdraw troops from Iraq, but set no firm deadline.

Rejected VOTE 181

S 2766

This amendment to the annual defense appropriations bill would have set a firm deadline for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq.

Rejected VOTE 163

On the Cloture Motion

A Senate cloture vote on the gay marriage amendment failed, effectively killing the amendment.

Passed VOTE 157

S 2611

Would tighten border security and establish guest worker and "path to citizenship" programs

Agreed to VOTE 118

H R 4297

Extended the Bush tax cuts.

Agreed to VOTE 29

H R 3199

Reauthorized a slightly modified version of the 2001 USA Patriot Act.

Confirmed VOTE 2

On the Nomination

Confirmation of Samuel A. Alito, Jr. to be an Associate Supreme Court Justice.

Agreed to VOTE 363

On the Motion

Cut nearly $40 billion from the federal budget by imposing substantial changes on welfare, child support and student lending programs.

Agreed to VOTE 249

H R 2863

Supported a ban on cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment of detainees held by U.S. forces and to requires the military to follow the Army field manual for interrogations.

Confirmed VOTE 245

On the Nomination

Confirmation of John G. Roberts, Jr., to be Chief Justice of the United States.

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